October 2014 User Experience and Web Professional Events

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If you’re a web professional, you know it’s a challenge to keep your skills up to date, learn about new methods, and network with fellow web workers. And it takes time to find interesting local events. Continue reading October 2014 User Experience and Web Professional Events

Creative Candidates Get Hired [Infographic]

Creative candidates get hired Adobe survey results

Creativity is becoming a required skill for finding a job in any business. However, due to lack of communication and people skills, seven out of 10 hiring managers say students aren’t prepared for the future workplace. Continue reading Creative Candidates Get Hired [Infographic]

Takeaways from How to Sell the Value of Content Strategy

GatherContent: How to Sell the Value of Content Strategy with Rahel Bailie

Last week’s webinar on selling the value of content strategy emphasized the importance of managing content as a business asset, discussed the customer lifecycle, and highlighted how it can bring value to the organization. Continue reading Takeaways from How to Sell the Value of Content Strategy

Photo of the Week: Gustometer

Top of the Gustometer outdoor sculpture

This year’s ninth annual sculpture exhibition in Canton Township brought ten new pieces of public art on the main thoroughfare of our community. Continue reading Photo of the Week: Gustometer

Celebrating National Public Lands Day

Lake Superior shoreline along Whitefish Bay

Did you know September 27 is National Public Lands Day (NPLD)? Created by the The National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF), NPLD is a day to “help improve public lands and educate youth and adults about their importance.” Continue reading Celebrating National Public Lands Day